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535-0210-00L  Radiopharmaceutical Chemistry

SemesterAutumn Semester 2019
LecturersR. Schibli, S. M. Ametamey
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman


AbstractIntroduction of basic principles of radiation, structure and function of radiopharmaceuticals, examples of radiopharmaceuticals in nuclear medicine pactice, discussion of functional radiopharmaceuticals,molecular imaging, targeted radionuclide therapy, radiopharmaceutical synthesis.
ObjectiveIntroduction of basic priciple of radiation, structure and function of radiopharmaceuticals, examples of radiopharmaceuticals in nuclear medicine pactice, discussion of functional radiopharmaceuticals,molecular imaging, targeted radionuclide therapy, radiopharmaceutical synthesis.
ContentIntroduction radioactivity, radiopharmaceuticals, PET- and SPET- nuclides, radionuclide generators, radiopharmaceuticals for imaging the heart, infection- and lungdiagnostics, groups of brain radiopharmaceuticals, PET-kinetik modelling, molecular imaging, application in nuclear medicine, tumor-affine radiopharmaceuticals, targeted radionuclidetherapy, radioimunoconjugates, dosis calculations, nuclearmedicine prcatice, radiopharmaceutical chemistry.
Lecture noteshttps://ilias-app2.let.ethz.ch/goto.php?target=crs_115827&client_id=ilias_lda
LiteratureReference book:
Gopal B. Saha, Ph.D, Fundamentals of Nuclear Pharmacy; Verlag: Springer New York; Auflage: 6th ed. (3. November 2010)
Sprache: Englisch
ISBN-10: 1441958592
ISBN-13: 978-1441958594

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Prerequisites / NoticePrerequisites: basic knowledge in physics and chemsitry